U3A News from around Wales

All Wales U3A Conference 2018

This year's conference is on the theme of Learning Together. It will be held in the Metropole Hotel, Llandrindod Wells on Wednesday 9th May.

conference 2018 logo For details, please download a poster:

For conference bookings, please visit the Eventbrite 2018 Conference page.

Wales Coastline and Border Celebration

Llanddwyn looking across to Snowdonia Download the latest updates on the project (see below) for lot of ideas for how your U3A can get involved.

If you would be interested in helping develop or contribute to the Coastline and Border Celebration during 2018 please contact (a Flintshire U3A member).

For more details see the Wales Coastline and Border Celebration page.

Wales Coastline Project downloads

The Update December 2017 with more project suggestions for your U3A.
The Update November 2017 with project ideas and a quiz for members.
The Wales Coastline Poster to help promote this project within your U3A.

U3A 2017 Short Story Competitions - Winners Announced!

Story comp thumbnail The winning entries in the 2017 Short Story competition are as follows. You can click on the links in the left column to read the winning stories.

Winner 2017 Welsh First LanguageMarlis Jones of Newtown U3A with her story "Nant Y Ffridd"Marlis Jones
Winner 2017 Welsh LearnerMarlene Clarke of Flintshire U3A with her story "Y Llais"Marlene Clarke
Winner 2017 EnglishCharles Griffin of Carmarthen U3A with his story "Frieda"Charles Griffin

Latest newsletters from Wales U3As

Cardiff NewsletterChepstow NewsletterFlintshire Newsletter
Llandrindod NewsletterRuthin NewsletterTorfaen Newsletter
Wrexham NewsletterMonmouth Annual Magazine

Would you like to have your newsletter included here? Please contact the Wales website Editor.

Shared Learning Projects

Sue Shannon-Jones has taken on the role of Shared Learning Project Coordinator for South Wales. If you are currently involved in a Shared Learning Project, or have an idea for one, please let her know. Click on Shared Learning Project if you want to set up a Shared Learning Project or you want to contact her or just want further information.